Darmstadt

Home to an array of museums, cultural monuments, and gardens, this vibrant city is a major industrial hub with a metropolitan charm.

Darmstadt holds the official title "City of Science" as it is a major centre of scientific institutions, universities, and high-technology companies. Darmstadt was the capital of an independent country (the Grand Duchy of Hesse) until 1871 and the capital of the German state of Hesse until 1945. It is due to its past as a capital city that it has many architectural testimonies of this period. Darmstadt has a rich tradition in modern architecture. After 1945 several "Meisterbauten" (Masterful Architectonic Creations) were built that set standards for modern architecture. These buildings still exist and are used for various public and private purposes.
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  • Mathildenhöhe Darmstadt
  • Darmstadt
  • Waldspirale, designed by Austrian artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser, Darmstadt, Hessen, Germany
  • Bahnwelt Darmstadt-Kranichstein
   

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